Warning on fictitious job advertisements
05 September 2013
Persimmon Homes has been made aware of a number of fictitious employment advertisements that have been placed on websites outside the UK, for jobs that do not existAll genuine vacancies with Persimmon Homes are posted on the company’s own recruitment website – www.persimmonjobs.com – and the company never asks job seekers for payment in order to process their application.
There is also only one genuine company LinkedIn page - www.linkedin.com/company/persimmon-homes
Persimmon Plc’s Group HR Director Richard Latham said: “We are appalled to learn that our company name has been used to mislead job applicants from outside the UK.
"The matter has been reported to the authorities and we will work with all relevant agencies to protect our company reputation and also the interests of individuals seeking work in good faith.
"Anyone with doubts is welcome to email our Human Resources team to check an advertised post is genuine.”